patient works with therapist during Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment on PTSD awareness day

PTSD Awareness Day

June marks the month when people across the country will take time to highlight an important mental health disorder. Post-traumatic stress-disorder affects millions of Americans each year. This challenging disorder strikes young and old of every socioeconomic status. Symptoms of PTSD can drag you down and take over your life. However, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder…

Treatment Plan for Depression in Florida.

Treatment Plan for Depression

Depression and substance abuse often go together. It’s called co-occurring disorders, where a mental health disorder and substance abuse appear together. It’s often a byproduct of someone attempting to treat the symptoms of their depression. This calls for a dual diagnosis program that sets up a treatment plan for depression and substance abuse. Treatment Plan…

Rehab Centers for Young Adults in Florida.

Rehab Centers for Young Adults in Florida

It’s not surprising that there’s a desperate need for rehab centers for young adults and teens. Drugs and stressors are plentiful at today’s high school and college campuses. Similarly, undiagnosed mental health conditions wreak havoc. That said, these select few facilities offer real answers and authentic hope for change through substance abuse treatment programs. Young…

Mental Health Counseling Benefits in Florida.

Mental Health Counseling Benefits

Detoxification cleanses the body of toxic drug and alcohol substances while preparing the person for a new beginning. However, mental health counseling starts the real work of rehab. No magical cure for drug and alcohol addiction exists. A person can, however, experience certain advantages during counseling. Being able to talk about what brought them to…

Co-Occurring Disorders and Rehab.

What Are Co-Occurring Disorders?

Many people are faced with the combined challenges of a mental health condition and an addiction to drugs or alcohol. These types of co-occurring disorders present special challenges when it comes to obtaining proper treatment. The material below will discuss more information about detecting and treating a dual diagnosis. Specifically What are Co-Occurring Disorders? A…